Boys and Girls Village

Current Openings

At Boys & Girls Village, we understand that children and families are the cornerstones of our society. Since 1942, it has been our mission to preserve and strengthen family bonds. As a leader in services for troubled youth and their families, we continually strive to develop a seamless continuum of care. Boys & Girls Village offers an array of services for children and their families. These services range from highly structured sub-acute services on campus to intensive intervention and care in the home and the community. Our broad range of programs and services are designed to work collaboratively with families, state and local agencies, and other community providers.

Care Manager Bilingual (Spanish)-Therapeutic Foster Care

Master's level position in the Therapeutic Foster Care program trains, recruits, and approves foster/ adoptive parents. The program provides care management services to children ages 6-17 who require out of home care and are capable of living in a family setting. They are children who have some combination of psychiatric, behavioral, and emotional disorders. Provides care management services to TFC homes in order to prevent the disruption of TFC children.

Job Coach- Teens

Bachelor's level candidate able to work both independently and as a team. Must be reliable and passionate about working with at risk teens. Detail oriented, organized, and able to balance case management while overseeing a youth run business. Valid driver's license and clean driving record required. Bilingual preferred. This position involves teaching and guiding youth in the use of computer design software and printing equipment

Nurse (RN)

The Milieu Nurse provides nursing services and administers medication as needed in a residential treatment facility . The milieu nurse is also responsible for directly engaging with youth in care and assisting them in developing adaptive living skills. The milieu nurse also actively supervises, monitors, and manages crisis situations calmly and therapeutically in conjunction with the mental health workers. The milieu nurses are part of a multi-disciplinary team who work together to provide therapeutic services throughout a client’s stay.

Paraeducator

Energetic, motivated individual with future connection to expand BGV. Solid experience working with youth with disabilities in a school environment. Experience working with youth in crisis. May also work within one of our 24/7 residences.

Special Education Teacher- Sign on Bonus

Certified Special Education Teacher to be responsible for the assessment, planning, programming and provision of special education instruction in a milieu model of specialized services. DSAP, Initial, Provisional or professional CT State Special Education Teaching Certification required. Bachelor's degree in special education required. Master's degree is preferred. There is a sign on bonus offered.

Program Manager- ASBTEP

The Program Manager is a licensed Master's level mental health professional who directs and supervises the professional and administrative activities of the Clinicians in the ASBTEP program. They ensure that all model, contractual, licensing and payer requirements are met. The Program Manager will also provide direct service/on-call as needed.

Reunification Specialist- Bilingual (Spanish)

The Bachelor's Level Reunification Specialist will provide reunification services according to Connecticut’s Reunification Model and provide therapeutic family time in order to maintain family relationships.

Mental Health Worker

The Mental Health Worker/Mentor/Line Staff are responsible for directly supervising and engaging with youth and assisting them in developing adaptive living skills. They also actively monitor and manage crisis situations. They drive youth to court, appointments and recreational trips.

Clinician- MST/BSF

Masters Level Therapist provides in home clinical services to the child and other influencers in the child’s life (family, parents, school). The Therapist must work a flexible schedule in order to eliminate the factors that create risk for repeat maltreatment, out of home placement of the child, and continued substance misuse to promote the long-term sustainability and generalizability of treatment gains. We offer increased compensation for Bilingual staff.

School Social Worker

Boys & Girls Village is seeking a certified School Social Worker for our K – 12 therapeutic school, Charles F. Hayden. Increased compensation for Bi-lingual Spanish speaking candidates.

Residency Housekeeper

The Housekeeper performs daily, weekly and monthly housekeeping tasks for the REGIONS House and Safe Haven. The Housekeeper will wash, dry, and fold bed linens, comforters, and towels. The Housekeeper will provide support as needed in other areas of the Milford campus.

Crisis Intervention Specialist

The Crisis Intervention Specialist’s primary role is to assist program staff in maintaining a safe and secure environment for staff and students in Charles F. Hayden School. The Crisis Intervention Specialist is responsible for helping to prevent and to ensure appropriate management of behavioral disruptions

Clinical Manager- Multi Dimensional Family Therapy

Boys & Girls Village is seeking a Licensed Clinician to be the Program Manager for our Multi-Dimensional Family Therapy (MDFT).